Theodora Smiley Lacey School

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~Lacey Elementary School, where LEARNERS are nurtured, LEADERS are encouraged, and LEGACIES are created.~
Lacey School is a modern, state of the art facility fully staffed with highly qualified, dedicated professionals who make learning exciting and engaging for students daily.  Our educator and family partnership is committed to cultivating a positive learning environment by working together to enhance student achievement through a variety of programs and services. We are continually working on ways to advance this school as a thriving educational center within our Teaneck community. 



Distribution of the educational kits for kindergarten students will take place at the Teaneck High School on the following dates and times:

Wednesday, September 23rd from 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM (Elizabeth Ave side at Margaret St)
Thursday, September 24th from 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM (Cranford Place entrance)
Friday, September 25th from 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM (Cranford Place entrance)

Please follow the distribution line instructions on site.

Also, please mark your calendars for our virtual back to school night taking place on Thursday, October 1st at 7:00 PM (NEW DATE).

Buen día Familias Lacey,

Este es un mensaje importante con respecto a los paquetes importantes para los estudiantes de kindergarten. Recoja en Teaneck High School.

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Miércoles 23 de septiembre de 10:00 a.m. a 12:00 p.m. (lado de Elizabeth Ave en Margaret Street)
Jueves 24 de septiembre de 1:00 p.m. a 3:00 p.m. (Cranford Place)
Viernes 25 de septiembre de 4:00 p.m. a 6:00 p.m. (entrada a Cranford Place)

Por favor marque sus calendarios para nuestra reunión virtual de padres el jueves 1 de octubre a las 7:00 PM (nueva fecha).

Gracias por su apoyo
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Virtual Back to School Night-NEW DATE and TIME!!

Our virtual back-to-school night has been changed! Please mark your calendars!


Lacey School Virtual Back-to-School night Thursday, October 1st  at 7:00 PM. Details to follow.
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STOMP! Out Bullying!!

STOMP! Out Bullying with us on Monday, October 5th 2020! 

Wear your blue shirts to the virtual classroom and help us celebrate Stomp Out Bullying Day!
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We are pleased to announce the opening of our brand new Theodora Smiley Lacey School Spirit Store. Here you can shop for Lacey School gear to support our school LACEY SCHOOL SPIRIT STORE. The store will be open from September 8th - October 5th.

September Letter Day Calendar

To download the September calendar, please click here:  Sept Calendar 2020-PDF.pdf
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Free Reduced Lunch

Free/Reduced Lunch Application

The Free/Reduced Lunch application is now available online for your convenience!  The link below will take you to the new portal. When clicking the link please enter the zip code to find our district. Once you have selected Teaneck Board of Education from the list of schools, you may continue to the application. 
More instructions on how to complete the forms can be found here in English and Spanish:

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Google Classroom Instructions

Here are detailed instructions on how to access your child's Google Classroom

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Please click the link to view the list of Frequently Asked Questions 
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♦  Access to the internet
♦  Crayons
♦  Play-Doh
♦  Fiskars Blunt Tip Scissors
♦  Glue/Glue Sticks
♦  Pencils
♦  Face Masks (for practicing)
♦  Dry Erase Markers
♦  Loose leaf paper or a notebook
♦  Headphones (recommended, but not required)


Please click the link below for FAQs from the office of the Superintendent regarding district re-opening for the 20-21 school year.


Kindergarten Registration for the 2020-2021 school year are taking place by electronically.  NOTE: Your child must be 5 years of age on or before October 1, 2020, to qualify for kindergarten.

For the upcoming school year, most of our kindergarten classrooms will be located at our newly renovated school ~ the Theodora Smiley Lacey Elementry School ~ (formerly known as Eugene Field - One Merrison Street).  There will also be limited kindergarten space available at your neighborhood school (Hawthorne, Lowell & Whittier) with prior approval for a transfer from the Superindendent's office (Email Linda Kuhran, Executive Assistant). 

Please contact the Registrar via email at [email protected] to make an appointment to go over directions on how to submit your paperwork electronically.  You can also visit the district’s website to download the registration packet


Please click the links to find district summer learning resources for the various subjects:

Here are a few additional links that will also help students over the summer:


Please click on the links below to view the various resources on learning at home with your children. These links contain virtual learning content from March 2020 - June 2020.
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